Word forms: (regular plural) column shifts
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Bodywork, controls, and accessories) A column shift is a gearshift lever mounted on the steering column.
⇒ The gearbox is automatic, and controlled by a column shift mounted in the side of the steering column. ⇒ On vehicles equipped with automatic transmission, you will have to disconnect the
transmission shift rod from the steering column shift lever. ⇒ The car has a four-speed automatic gearbox with a column shift mounted on the steering shaft.
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